Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

System Developer
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 353 338 342
Rank change year-on-year -15 +4 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 13 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.099% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 22
North West median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -7.69% +21.27%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,500 £26,600
90th Percentile £42,250 £47,300 £45,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12673 12011 12573
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 97.05% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10145 10103 10440
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Systems Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Systems Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Developer in the North West

Systems Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Developer in the North West.

Salary trend for Systems Developer in the North West

Systems Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Developer in the North West

Systems Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -29 6 £27,500 -25.09% 2
Merseyside +20 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Cheshire -24 3 £32,500 -24.42%
Lancashire - 1 £26,500 -
Systems Developer
England

Systems Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Systems Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Systems Developer in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) VB.NET
4 5 (38.46%) VBA
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) WinForms
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (30.77%) C#
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) CSS
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) MS Access
5 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (23.08%) MVC
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
7 2 (15.38%) TDD
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
7 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
7 2 (15.38%) DevOps
7 2 (15.38%) T-SQL

Systems Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) MS Access
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.69%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) GitLab
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) MSTest
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) WinForms
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (7.69%) EDI
6 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
6 1 (7.69%) LINQ
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
6 1 (7.69%) WF
6 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Kanban
4 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
4 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
1 7 (53.85%) VB.NET
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) VBA
3 4 (30.77%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Cerner